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With an estimated 60% of Danes using the internet daily, combined with the huge popularity of family history research in [[Denmark Genealogy|Denmark]], the Danes have created a wealth of great online research tools. Here is a list of great websites useful to Danish Research:
  
With an estimated 60% of Danes using the internet daily, combined with the huge popularity of family history research in [[Denmark Genealogy|Denmark]], the Danes have created a wealth of great online research tools. Here is a list of great websites useful to Danish Research:
 
  
 
== Archives  ==
 
== Archives  ==
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*[http://www.danishfamilysearch.com/ Danish Family Search]  
 
*[http://www.danishfamilysearch.com/ Danish Family Search]  
 
*[http://www.sa.dk/ Rigsarkivet]  
 
*[http://www.sa.dk/ Rigsarkivet]  
*[http://www.sa.dk/content/us/ The National Archives]  
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*[https://www.sa.dk/en/home/online The National Archives]  
*[http://lists.webjunction.org/libweb/Denmark.html Libraries on the Web]  
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*[http://www.lib-web.org/europe/scandinavia/denmark/ Libraries on the Web]  
 
*[http://www.sa.dk/content/dk/om_statens_arkiver Links to the Landsarkiv]  
 
*[http://www.sa.dk/content/dk/om_statens_arkiver Links to the Landsarkiv]  
*[http://www.danskearkiver.dk/vejviser/index.htm Local Archives]  
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*[http://www.danskearkiver.dk/index.asp?textfield=Lokalarkiver&ID=53&image.x=0&image.y=0 Local Archives]  
 
*[http://www.sa.dk/content/dk/om_statens_arkiver/organisation/landsarkiverne/landsarkivet_for_fyn Landsarkivet for Fyn]  
 
*[http://www.sa.dk/content/dk/om_statens_arkiver/organisation/landsarkiverne/landsarkivet_for_fyn Landsarkivet for Fyn]  
 
*[http://www.sa.dk/content/dk/om_statens_arkiver/organisation/landsarkiverne/landsarkivet_for_norrejylland Landsarkivet for Nørrejylland]  
 
*[http://www.sa.dk/content/dk/om_statens_arkiver/organisation/landsarkiverne/landsarkivet_for_norrejylland Landsarkivet for Nørrejylland]  
 
*[http://www.sa.dk/content/dk/om_statens_arkiver/organisation/landsarkiverne/landsarkivet_for_sjalland_lolland-falster_og_bornholm Landsarkivet for Sjælland, Lolland-Falster og Bornholm]  
 
*[http://www.sa.dk/content/dk/om_statens_arkiver/organisation/landsarkiverne/landsarkivet_for_sjalland_lolland-falster_og_bornholm Landsarkivet for Sjælland, Lolland-Falster og Bornholm]  
 
*[http://www.sa.dk/content/dk/om_statens_arkiver/organisation/landsarkiverne/landsarkivet_for_sonderjylland Landsarkivet for Sønderjylland]  
 
*[http://www.sa.dk/content/dk/om_statens_arkiver/organisation/landsarkiverne/landsarkivet_for_sonderjylland Landsarkivet for Sønderjylland]  
*[http://www.sa.dk/content/us/ Danish State Archives in English]  
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*[https://www.sa.dk/en/ Danish State Archives in English]  
 
*[http://ddd.dda.dk/ddd_en.htm The Danish Demographical Database ]<br>
 
*[http://ddd.dda.dk/ddd_en.htm The Danish Demographical Database ]<br>
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== Atlases and Maps  ==
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*[http://www.digdag.dk/ Maps showing historical administration (DigDag)]
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*Historical Village Maps hkpn.gst.dk
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*[http://gst.dk/ Danish Geodata Agency]
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*[http://www.dis-danmark.dk/kort/kort.htm DIS-Danmark - Kort over Danmarks amter]
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*[http://da.wikipedia.org/wiki/Danmarks_amter_%281662-1793%29 Danmarks amter (1662-1793)]
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*[http://da.wikipedia.org/wiki/Danmarks_amter_%281793-1970%29 Danmarks amter (1793-1970)]<br>
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*[http://www.geog.port.ac.uk/hist-bound/ index]<br>
  
 
== Bornholm  ==
 
== Bornholm  ==
  
 
*[http://www.kirkebog.dk/ Bornholmske Kirkebøger]
 
*[http://www.kirkebog.dk/ Bornholmske Kirkebøger]
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== Census  ==
 
== Census  ==
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*[[Danish Demographic Database|A Guide to the Danish Demographic Database]]  
 
*[[Danish Demographic Database|A Guide to the Danish Demographic Database]]  
 
*[http://www.ddd.dda.dk/ddd_en.htm Danish Demographic Database - English version]&nbsp;or&nbsp;[http://www.ddd.dda.dk/ddd.htm Danish version]  
 
*[http://www.ddd.dda.dk/ddd_en.htm Danish Demographic Database - English version]&nbsp;or&nbsp;[http://www.ddd.dda.dk/ddd.htm Danish version]  
*[http://www.progenealogists.com/denmark/1700/censusindex.html Danish 1700 Census: males only]
 
 
*[http://aurelia-clemons.dk/ Extracted Records by Aurelia Clemons]  
 
*[http://aurelia-clemons.dk/ Extracted Records by Aurelia Clemons]  
 
*[http://www.folketimidten.dk/ Folket i midten] extracted records for Århus, Skanderborg, and Viborg  
 
*[http://www.folketimidten.dk/ Folket i midten] extracted records for Århus, Skanderborg, and Viborg  
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*[[Danish Church Records: Online Indexes|Danish Church Records: Online Indexes]]  
 
*[[Danish Church Records: Online Indexes|Danish Church Records: Online Indexes]]  
 
*[http://www.sogn.dk/ Contacting a Parish in Denmark (Sogneportal)]  
 
*[http://www.sogn.dk/ Contacting a Parish in Denmark (Sogneportal)]  
*[http://dis-danmark.dk/kirkeimg/ Kirker i Danmark ](Churches in Denmark)  
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*[https://www.slaegtogdata.dk/kilder DIS-Danmark - Kilder ](DIS Denmark - Sources)  
 
*[http://aurelia-clemons.dk/ Extracted Records by Aurelia Clemons]  
 
*[http://aurelia-clemons.dk/ Extracted Records by Aurelia Clemons]  
 
*[http://www.folketimidten.dk/ Folket i midten] extracted records for Århus, Skanderborg, and Viborg  
 
*[http://www.folketimidten.dk/ Folket i midten] extracted records for Århus, Skanderborg, and Viborg  
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*[[Digitized Danish Records Online - Arkivalieronline|Digitized Court Records Online]]
 
*[[Digitized Danish Records Online - Arkivalieronline|Digitized Court Records Online]]
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== Danish American Sources  ==
 
== Danish American Sources  ==
  
*[http://www.elca.org/Who-We-Are/History/ELCA-Archives/Regional-Archives.aspx ELCA Archives]  
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*[http://download.elca.org/ELCA%20Resource%20Repository/ELCA_Regional_Archives.pdf ELCA Archives]  
*[http://www.danishamericanarchive.com/default.asp Danish American Archives]
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*[http://danishamericanarchive.com/collections/ Danish American Archives]
 
 
== Danish Atlases and Maps  ==
 
 
 
*[http://www.digdag.dk/ Maps showing historical administration (DigDag)]
 
*[http://kmswww3.kms.dk/kortpaanettet/index.htm Miljøministeriet: Kort &amp; Matrikelstyrelsen]
 
*[http://www.dis-danmark.dk/kort/kort.htm DIS-Danmark - Kort over Danmarks amter]
 
*[http://da.wikipedia.org/wiki/Danmarks_amter_%281662-1793%29 Danmarks amter (1662-1793)]
 
*[http://da.wikipedia.org/wiki/Danmarks_amter_%281793-1970%29 Danmarks amter (1793-1970)]<br>
 
*[http://www.geog.port.ac.uk/hist-bound/ index]<br>
 
 
 
== Danish Gazetteer  ==
 
 
 
*[[Denmark|FamilySearch Wiki's Gazetteer]]&nbsp;(see the map under the heading ''Jurisdictions'' on the page)
 
*[http://www.krabsen.dk/stednavnebase/ Krabsens stednavnebase]
 
*[http://www.byhistorie.dk/kommuner/ Danmarks lokaladministration 1660-2007]
 
*[http://www.dkconline.dk/ Fund og Fortidsminder]
 
*[http://www.sogn.dk/ Sogneportalen]
 
 
 
== Danish Jews  ==
 
 
 
*[http://www.jewishgen.org/jgs-denmark/ JGS Denmark - index]
 
 
 
== Danish Libraries  ==
 
 
 
*[http://www.lib-web.org/Denmark.html LibWeb Denmark]
 
  
 
== Death Notices/Obituaries  ==
 
== Death Notices/Obituaries  ==
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*[http://www.freelang.net/online/danish.php Freelang - Danish]  
 
*[http://www.freelang.net/online/danish.php Freelang - Danish]  
 
*[http://translate.google.com/#da/en/ translate.google.com/#da/en/]
 
*[http://translate.google.com/#da/en/ translate.google.com/#da/en/]
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== Embassies  ==
 
== Embassies  ==
  
 
*[http://goscandinavia.about.com/od/denmar1/tp/danishembassies.htm Danish Embasies on Denmark.dk Find a Danish Embassy here.url]
 
*[http://goscandinavia.about.com/od/denmar1/tp/danishembassies.htm Danish Embasies on Denmark.dk Find a Danish Embassy here.url]
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== Emigration &amp; Immigration  ==
 
== Emigration &amp; Immigration  ==
  
*[http://www.emiarch.dk/info.php?l=en Danish Emigration Archives]  
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*[http://www.udvandrerarkivet.dk/forside/ Danish Emigration Archives]  
 
*[http://dkmuseum.org/ Danish Immigrant Museum]  
 
*[http://dkmuseum.org/ Danish Immigrant Museum]  
 
*[[Hamburg Passenger Lists]]  
 
*[[Hamburg Passenger Lists]]  
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*[http://www.xmission.com/~nelsonb/ship_desc.htm Scandinavian Emigrant Ships]  
 
*[http://www.xmission.com/~nelsonb/ship_desc.htm Scandinavian Emigrant Ships]  
 
*[http://www.genea.dk/ostjysk/ Østjyske vandriner]<br>
 
*[http://www.genea.dk/ostjysk/ Østjyske vandriner]<br>
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== Gazetteer  ==
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*[[Denmark|FamilySearch Wiki's Gazetteer]]&nbsp;(see the map under the heading ''Jurisdictions'' on the page)
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*[http://www.krabsen.dk/stednavnebase/ Krabsens stednavnebase]
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*[http://www.byhistorie.dk/kommuner/ Danmarks lokaladministration 1660-2007]
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*[http://www.dkconline.dk/ Fund og Fortidsminder]
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*[http://www.sogn.dk/ Sogneportalen]
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*[https://www.danskeaner.dk/wiki/index.php/Forside Wiki for Slægtsforskere]
  
 
== Genealogy  ==
 
== Genealogy  ==
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*[http://www.genealogylinks.net/europe/denmark/ Denmark Genealogy Links]  
 
*[http://www.genealogylinks.net/europe/denmark/ Denmark Genealogy Links]  
 
*[http://www.skla.dk/pages/slaegtsportal.php SKLA's Family portal]  
 
*[http://www.skla.dk/pages/slaegtsportal.php SKLA's Family portal]  
*[http://www.feefhs.org/links/denmark.html Denmark Genealogy Resources]  
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*[http://feefhs.org/links/denmark.html Denmark Genealogy Resources]  
 
*[http://www.yourfamilyconnection.com/danish.htm Danish Genealogical Research] (by Your Family Connection)
 
*[http://www.yourfamilyconnection.com/danish.htm Danish Genealogical Research] (by Your Family Connection)
  
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== History  ==
 
== History  ==
  
*[http://forside.kvinfo.dk/ Danish Women's History]  
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*[http://www.iisg.nl/w3vlwomenshistory/denmark.html Danish Women's History]  
 
*[http://www.rosengade.dk/ Rosengade] history and historical pictures (Copenhagen)  
 
*[http://www.rosengade.dk/ Rosengade] history and historical pictures (Copenhagen)  
 
*[http://danmarkskirker.natmus.dk/ Danmarks Kirker]
 
*[http://danmarkskirker.natmus.dk/ Danmarks Kirker]
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*[[Digitized Danish Records Online - Arkivalieronline|Fire Insurance Records Digitized Online]]
 
*[[Digitized Danish Records Online - Arkivalieronline|Fire Insurance Records Digitized Online]]
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== Jews  ==
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*[http://www.jgs-danmark.dk/ JGS Denmark - index]
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== Libraries  ==
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*[http://www.lib-web.org/Denmark.html LibWeb Denmark]
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== Local Archives  ==
 
== Local Archives  ==
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== Maps  ==
 
== Maps  ==
  
*[http://www.digdag.dk/ DigDag.dk: Interactive Historical Maps], for an ''English guide'' of how to use the website click [https://familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/images/b/b7/Digdag%2Bwiki.pdf here]
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*[http://www.digdag.dk/ DigDag.dk: Interactive Historical Maps], for an ''English guide'' of how to use the website click [https://familysearch.org/wiki/en/images/b/b7/Digdag%2Bwiki.pdf here]
  
 
== Military Levying Rolls  ==
 
== Military Levying Rolls  ==
  
 
*[http://www.danishkin.com/ Danish Kin&nbsp;Research Help]  
 
*[http://www.danishkin.com/ Danish Kin&nbsp;Research Help]  
*[https://familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/Danish_Military_Levying_Rolls_(L%C3%A6gdsruller) Military Levying Rolls and Lægdsnummere (Levy Numbers)]
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*[[Danish Military Levying Rolls (Lægdsruller)|Military Levying Rolls and Lægdsnummere (Levy Numbers)]]
  
 
== Names  ==
 
== Names  ==
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*[http://www.folketimidten.dk/gb.htm Common Danish Occupations found in the census records, with English translations]  
 
*[http://www.folketimidten.dk/gb.htm Common Danish Occupations found in the census records, with English translations]  
 
*[http://www.folketimidten.dk/ Folket i midten] extracted records for Århus, Skanderborg, and Viborg  
 
*[http://www.folketimidten.dk/ Folket i midten] extracted records for Århus, Skanderborg, and Viborg  
*[http://www.skippere.dk/folder/ Danish Skippers and Officers 1701-1839]
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*[http://skippere.dk/ Danish Skippers and Officers 1701-1839]
  
 
== Parish Special Interest Groups  ==
 
== Parish Special Interest Groups  ==
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== Periodicals  ==
 
== Periodicals  ==
  
*[http://www.hvemforskerhvad.dk/ Hvem forsker Hva]
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*[http://www.universitypress.dk/shop/hvem-forsker-hvad-47c1.html Hvem forsker Hva]
  
 
== Probate Records  ==
 
== Probate Records  ==
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*[[Danish Word List|Danish Genealogical Word List]]  
 
*[[Danish Word List|Danish Genealogical Word List]]  
 
*[http://www.um.dk/en Danish Ministry of Foreign Affairs]<span style="line-height: 1.5em;"> </span>  
 
*[http://www.um.dk/en Danish Ministry of Foreign Affairs]<span style="line-height: 1.5em;"> </span>  
*<span style="line-height: 1.5em;" /><span style="line-height: 1.5em;" />[http://www.danskebilleder.dk/ Danske billeder, et historisk billedarkiv]<span style="line-height: 1.5em;"> </span>  
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*[http://www.danskebilleder.dk/ Danske billeder, et historisk billedarkiv]<span style="line-height: 1.5em;"> </span>  
*<span style="line-height: 1.5em;" /><span style="line-height: 1.5em;" />[http://www.genealogylinks.net/europe/denmark/index.html Denmark Genealogical Links]<span style="line-height: 1.5em;"> </span>  
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*[http://www.genealogylinks.net/europe/denmark/index.html Denmark Genealogical Links]<span style="line-height: 1.5em;"> </span>  
*[[Denmark|<span style="line-height: 1.5em;" /><span style="line-height: 1.5em;" />Denmark Research Help]]&nbsp;(see the box ''What Are You Looking For?'' &nbsp;for the research guidance)<span style="line-height: 1.5em;" /><span style="line-height: 1.5em;" /><br>  
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*[[Denmark|Denmark Research Help]]&nbsp;(see the box ''What Are You Looking For?'' &nbsp;for the research guidance)<br>  
*<span style="line-height: 1.5em;" /><span style="line-height: 1.5em;" />[http://www.genealogi.dk/index_us.htm Genealogical research in Denmark]<span style="line-height: 1.5em;"> </span>  
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*[http://www.genealogi.dk/index.php/genealogi Genealogical research in Denmark]<span style="line-height: 1.5em;"> </span>  
*<span style="line-height: 1.5em;" /><span style="line-height: 1.5em;" />[https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/images/c/ca/German_Gothic_Handwriting_Guide.pdf Gothic Handwriting Resource Guide]  
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/wiki/en/images/c/ca/German_Gothic_Handwriting_Guide.pdf Gothic Handwriting Resource Guide]  
*[http://www.danishkin.com/ DanishKin Research Guidance]  
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*[http://www.danishkin.com/ DanishKin Research Guidance]
*[http://www.denjyskekirkebog.dk/ Den "Jyske" Kirkebog]
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*[http://www.dis-danmark.dk/index.php dis-danmark.dk] a portal to many sites.
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/library/books/records/item/199654-scandinavian-records-extraction-an-instructional-guide?offset=1 Scandinavian Records Extraction]
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*[http://www.danishfamilysearch.com/ Danish Family Search]
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*[http://www.mydanishroots.com/ My Danish Roots]
  
 
== Schleswig-Holstein  ==
 
== Schleswig-Holstein  ==
  
*[http://www.schleswig-holstein.de/archive/lash/ Landesregierung Schleswig-Holstein] This site is in German.  
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*[http://www.schleswig-holstein.de/EN/Home/home_node.html;jsessionid=F7942DA16247 Landesregierung Schleswig-Holstein] This site is in German.  
 
*[http://www.akvz.de/e107_plugins/akvzdb_menu/akvz.php Schleswig-Holstein Database]  
 
*[http://www.akvz.de/e107_plugins/akvzdb_menu/akvz.php Schleswig-Holstein Database]  
 
*[http://www.alsnissen.dk/default.asp?side=1 Research on Als island, Sønderborg County]  
 
*[http://www.alsnissen.dk/default.asp?side=1 Research on Als island, Sønderborg County]  
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*[http://www.sognetraef.dk/index.asp?a=home SogneTræf]  
 
*[http://www.sognetraef.dk/index.asp?a=home SogneTræf]  
 
*[http://www.slaegtogdata.dk/ Slægt og Data] by DIS Danmark
 
*[http://www.slaegtogdata.dk/ Slægt og Data] by DIS Danmark
 
== Telephone  ==
 
 
*[http://www.909.dk/ danish telephone dir]
 
*[http://www.degulesider.dk/yp/Dgs/Front De Gule Sider ®]
 
*[http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/european-union/denmark/telephone.htm Denmark Telephone Code]
 
  
 
== Universities  ==
 
== Universities  ==
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*[http://www.usvi.net/st-croix/seven-flags-the-history-of-st-croix/ History]  
 
*[http://www.usvi.net/st-croix/seven-flags-the-history-of-st-croix/ History]  
*[http://www.surtsoedt.dk/ Surt &amp; Sødt]
 
 
*[http://www.infoplease.com/ce6/world/A0861810.html Virgin Islands The Virgin Islands of the United States]  
 
*[http://www.infoplease.com/ce6/world/A0861810.html Virgin Islands The Virgin Islands of the United States]  
 
*[http://www.zum.de/whkmla/region/caribbean/danvi16251815.html WHKMLA History of Danish West Indies, 1625-1814]
 
*[http://www.zum.de/whkmla/region/caribbean/danvi16251815.html WHKMLA History of Danish West Indies, 1625-1814]
  
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Revision as of 15:25, 19 May 2020

With an estimated 60% of Danes using the internet daily, combined with the huge popularity of family history research in Denmark, the Danes have created a wealth of great online research tools. Here is a list of great websites useful to Danish Research:


Archives[edit | edit source]

Atlases and Maps[edit | edit source]

Bornholm[edit | edit source]


Census[edit | edit source]

Church Records[edit | edit source]

Civil Registration[edit | edit source]

Copenhagen[edit | edit source]

Court Records[edit | edit source]


Danish American Sources[edit | edit source]

Death Notices/Obituaries[edit | edit source]

Dictionaries[edit | edit source]


Embassies[edit | edit source]


Emigration & Immigration[edit | edit source]

Gazetteer[edit | edit source]

Genealogy[edit | edit source]

Greenland[edit | edit source]

History[edit | edit source]

Insurance[edit | edit source]


Jews[edit | edit source]

Libraries[edit | edit source]


Local Archives[edit | edit source]

Maps[edit | edit source]

Military Levying Rolls[edit | edit source]

Names[edit | edit source]

News[edit | edit source]

Occupations[edit | edit source]

Parish Special Interest Groups[edit | edit source]

Periodicals[edit | edit source]

Probate Records[edit | edit source]

Research Forums (for assistance)
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Research Resources[edit | edit source]

Schleswig-Holstein[edit | edit source]

Societies[edit | edit source]

Universities[edit | edit source]

West Indies[edit | edit source]